Standard Fire Insurance Co.
Since its inception in 2005, the Class Action Fairness Act has allowed class action defendants to transfer cases involving more than $5 million from plaintiff-friendly state court to federal court.
January Supreme Court Roundup: Environmental law and the Class Action Fairness Act take center stage
In this month’s Supreme Court roundup, we take a look at the arguments in Koontz v. St. Johns River Water Management District and Standard Fire Insurance Co. v. Knowles, both of which the court heard in January.
With the start of its new term just a few weeks away, the Supreme Court on Friday agreed to hear a case that could alter corporate class actions.